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Lakeside Cafe

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Trenance Lane, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
01637 872703
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Rossendale, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited whilst on holiday as a family. Was recommended by the housekeeper. Booked ahead, (we were advised). Lovely surroundings overlooking the lake. Staff very friendly. Ordered hot smoked salmon salad with horseradish, this was nice. Kids had garlic bread which was ok. My youngest had chicken pieces and chips, chicken was homemade and lovely, chips disappointing as frozen not homemade.... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been the o the Lakeside numerous times for Christmas meals and afternoon drinks. Last week I went for an evening meal. Lovely

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Thank wombatCornwall
Worcester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Arrived at lakeside cafe hoping for some gluten free/ dairy free food! and i was amazingly surprised when the lady showed me that they had either gluten free vegan cupcakes and a chocolate cake! I had the chocolate cake and it tasted lovely, definitely coming back when in Newquay again!

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Thank giuly214
Williton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Staff very helpful and polite. Very clean cafe. The food was fantastic. I would recommend that if you have the children's chicken nuggets and you have two children to have one between them as they are big. The prices where fairly reasonable. I will definitely go again when I am down in Newquay again on holiday.

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Thank bevharratt
England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Telephoned. I asked if they did breakfast. Told yes. I asked if I needed to book. Told No. Is it busy on Thursday? Told no. Asked what time is breakfast. Politely told 'we are busy' and phone left open (placed down on counter?). I assumed she would be back to deal with me ASAP to answer my final question so... More 

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Thank Just_Me_and_my_JRT
Northampton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely stop for lunch. Hake goujons for me and pasta with a lovely sauce for my husband. Perfect! Lovely staff as well. Thanks

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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270 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Always have at least one evening meal in the Lakeside when in Newquay. Tonight wonderful prawn cocktail, steak and cheesecake what an amazing taste sensation. You will not get better food anywhere and the waitresses are polite and good fun too. Looking forward to next time.

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Thank Paul D
Falmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Came to lakeside cafe for lunch with my partner and we thought it was one of the best lunches we have ever had, I had the Mediterranean with goats cheese and pesto flatbread and my partner a jacket potato, both of which were very good quality and priced very well! Great for if you just want coffee too, served with... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Revisited this again as normally do when in Newquay, was a week day evening but only 8 of us in. Do not feel this is as good as it was, not good for people with dairy intolerances as nearly all dishes had some in. Choice not as good food was nice but not exceptional as it was a couple of... More 

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Thank susan w
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Was recommend by my cousin. We arrived to a pleasant welcome and our table was ready. Standard menu was great but also the specials menu looked good! Starter was the prawn and onion with cured salmon and crab pate. It's was very good and tasted great. Pork belly was amazing best I have had in a long time. Would defiantly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trenance Lane, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: 01637 872703

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?